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9165 - Composite ENG, EFP and CCTV

Composite, RG-59 22 AWG BC Coax, stranded (7x30), BC braid 95% coverage, 3 PR 22 AWG TC, stranded (7x30), w/drain wire, PVC jacket.

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of PairsNo. of Coax
227x30BC - Bare Copper0.03 in1
227x30TC - Tinned Copper0.029 in3
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.146 in
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.054 in
Color Chart
1Black and Red
2Orange and Brown
3Green and White
Inner Shield
TypeMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]Drainwire DiameterDrainwire AWGDrainwire Construction n x D
BraidBare Copper (BC)Beldfoil® (Z-Fold®)95%0.03 in227x30
TapeBi-Laminate (Alum+Poly)100%
Outer Shield
TypeLayerMaterialCoverage [%]
Braid1Bare Copper (BC)95%
Outer Jacket
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.290 x 0.561 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Inner Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
15.0 Ohm/1000ft15 Ohm/1000ft2.6 Ohm/1000ft2.6 Ohm/1000ft
11 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to ConductorNom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
51 pF/ft17.3 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.09 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
35 Ohm
High Frequency (Nominal/Typical)
Frequency [MHz]Nom. Insertion Loss
1 MHz0.3 dB/100ft
5 MHz0.7 dB/100ft
10 MHz1 dB/100ft
50 MHz2.1 dB/100ft
100 MHz3 dB/100ft
400 MHz7.4 dB/100ft
Nominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
1.3 ns/ft78%
UL Voltage Rating
30 V RMS

Temperature Range

Non-UL Temp Rating: 60°C
Operating Temperature Range: -30°C To +60°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 85 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 147 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 3 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CL2X
UL AWM Style Compliance: AWM 20006
RG Type: 59

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

Environmental Space: Outdoor - Aerial
EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: Yes
EU CE Mark: No
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Aerial: Yes - Black only, when supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes - Black only

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL voltage rating: 30 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorPut-Up TypeLengthUPC
9165 010500BlackReel500 ft612825225058
9165 0101000BlackReel1,000 ft612825225041
Footnote: C - CRATE REEL PUT-UP.

Product Notes

Notes: Siamese Type Construction. Coax jacket diameter: .240 in. Pairs jacket diameter: .290 in.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.276 Revision Date: 04-08-2022
Date: 2005-04-01
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